Cumberland Times-News

December 19, 2013

Man accidentally shoots himself - 12/20

Cumberland Times-News

— MOUNT STORM, W.Va. — A Mount Storm man suffered a gunshot wound to his chest and left shoulder during a hunting accident that occurred at 6:22 a.m. Thursday on Crockett Lane.

Robert Michaell Kuhn, 50, was transported to an unknown hospital and is in stable condition.

Kuhn was checking on a deer that he had killed with a muzzleloader when he fell, causing his .22-caliber revolver to fire, according to Hoy Murphy, public information officer with the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources.

Natural Resource Police Officer Adam Kuykendall investigated.